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United States Military Academy
646 Swift Road, West Point, NY 10996
The United States Military Academy at West Point (USMA), also known as West Point, Army, The Academy or simply The Point, is a four-year coeducational federal service academy in West Point, New York. The academy, located in Orange County, sits on scenic high ground overlooking the Hudson River, 50 miles north of New York City. The entire central campus is a national landmark and home to scores of historic sites, buildings, and monuments. The campus is a popular tourist destination complete with a large visitor center and the oldest museum in the United States Army.
Library access: The Jefferson Hall Library and Learning Center is located within a restricted area and is not open to the general public. Researchers may be granted access under conditions specified by the academy.
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